School Governors

The Local Governing Body have responsibility for raising standards of achievement in the school.  They hold senior leaders to account, seek external views of the school and use a range of information to set the strategic direction.

The Governing Body is made up of community governors, parent governors and staff governors and are appointed by the members of the academy trust board based on a skills audit which ensures a range of expertise and experiences across the governing body.

Current members of the Governing Body are as follows:
NameRoleTypeAppointing BodyTermResponsibilitiesAttendance
David ShepherdChair of GovernorsCommunityTrust Board01.06.18 -
28.11.20
Health and Safety
CPD
7/8
Craig WilliamsVice Chair of GovernorsCommunityTrust Board26.03.2019 -
27.03.2023
Safeguarding4/5
Claire SmithHead TeacherVirtue of Post01.06.18 -
Duration of Tenure
7/8
Hannah StannardStaff GovernorStaff GovernorTrust Board20.05.2019 -
19.05.2023
Safeguarding
Looked After Pupils
SEND
EYFS
2/4
Amy GawthorpeStaff GovernorStaff GovernorElected01.06.18 -
24.04.21
7/8
Jamey KempParent GovernorParent GovernorElected27.02.2019 -
26.02.2023
4/5
Caprice Lashley-ScottParent GovernorParent GovernorElected27.02.2019 -
31.03.2023
4/5
Governing Body Register of Business Interests:
GovernorRelevant Business InterestOther Educational Establishment GovernedRelationship with other Governor or Staff
David ShepherdNoneNoneNone
Craig WilliamsTeacher at Maybury Primary SchoolNoneNone
Claire SmithNoneNoneNone
Hannah StannardHead of School at Bricknell Primary SchoolBricknell Primary SchoolNone
Amy GawthorpeNoneNoneNone
Jamey KempNoneNoneNone
Caprice Lashley-ScottNoneNoneNone
Governors whose terms of office ended or who resigned in the last 12 months:
GovernorRoleTypeTerm
Rebecca EastStaff GovernorStaffResigned 29.04.2019
Lyndsey GilesParent GovernorParentResigned 31.08.2019
Lorna JarvisChair of GovernorsCommunityResigned 31.05.2019
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